GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #1
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word emissary is agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger.
|cistern||reservoir or water tank|
|addendum||addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)|
|incite||arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion|
|fiasco||total failure; CF. bottle|
|unctuous||oily; bland; insincerely suave|
|loquacious||talkative; N. loquacity|
|rebuttal||refutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove|
|flux||flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux|
|herbivorous||grain-eating; CF. herbivore|
|embed||enclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass|